First Nations News

Supporting local Indigenous designers

The aes23 conference logo has been designed by Brisbane based Indigenous designer Keisha Thomason.

Since 2019, the AES engages each year a local Indigenous designer and artist for the design of the annual conference logo:

2023 Conference in Brisbane

Keisha Thomason proud Waanyi and Kalkadoon woman

2021Conf logo


2019 Conference in Sydney

Jasmine Sarin, Kamilaroi and Jerringa artist

2019Conf logo

We acknowledge the Australian Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples of this nation. We acknowledge the Traditional Custodians of the lands in which we conduct our business. We pay our respects to ancestors and Elders, past and present. We are committed to honouring Australian Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples’ unique cultural and spiritual relationships to the land, waters and seas and their rich contribution to society.